Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop Setup and Troubleshoot

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Toshiba Tecra A50 Specifications

The Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop is a mainstream laptop that delivers business-class features and specifications at an affordable cost. The laptop is widely used by the developing organizations as it offers a vast range of security features, quality, durability and reliability with a solid performance. The laptop is also equipped with SmartCard and ExpressCard slots.

  • 15.6” HD 1368 * 768 LED display
  • 15.6” HD 1368 * 768 LED display
  • 7th Generation Intel Core i7 processor
  • 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD

Tech – Specifications

laptop ram

The 8GB RAM makes the laptop more efficient and deliver high performance.

intel processor

The 7th Generation Intel Core i7 Dual-core processor help the users to perform multiple operations effortlessly.

laptop battery

The 4 Cell 45 Wh Lithium ion battery with AC adapter allows to work continuously for upto 6 hours.

best laptop display

The 15.6” HD display is compatible for both business and personal use.

Driver Download & Configuration Support

Driver possession – Fetch the driver files equipped in the CD-ROM or DVD, that accompanied the Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop. Download the latest version of the driver software with the currently installed Operating system from a trusted website. Driver Configuration – Using the ‘driver configuration utility’ software, configure and alter the driver’s default settings as per the requirements, before the installation process.


Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop Top Issues

Toshiba Bios Diagnostics

Download the PC Diagnostic utility tool for the tecra a50 from the Toshiba website. Enter the keyword ‘Diagnostic’ in the search box and select the ‘PC Diagnostic tool’ that appears in the list. This utility tool displays the basic details of the laptop. Now, click the ‘Diagnostic tool tab’ and select the BIOS or CPU from the list. Tap the ‘Start Diagnostic’ button. The utility tool runs a full check on the BIOS and displays the result.

tecra a50 fan cooling issue

How do I test the Hardware on my Tecra A50

Test the laptop’s hardware. Access the ‘Resource and Performance Monitor’. Wait few minutes. The information about the hardware is displayed on the screen. Open the ‘Windows Memory Diagnostic’ utility tool. Test the RAM. Restart the laptop and the unwanted memory is deleted.

Toshiba Cooling Fans Not Working

The cooling fans allow the Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop to cool while processing bulk operations or working for a long period of time. In Toshiba laptops, the PC Health Monitor comes pre-installed. This software checks the internal temperature and the fan speed of the laptop. If the fans does not work, enter the system cooling policy. Adjust the settings to ‘Active’ mode. Or, try upgrading the BIOS. Keep the PC Health Monitor open. Wait for few minutes. The cooling fans automatically start to work.

Toshiba Tecra a50 Display problem

Sometimes, the screen is filled with grains or black dots in the display of the Toshiba Tecra a50 02h01s. To resolve this, go to the Device Manager and update the display drivers to the latest version. Update the plug-in software for the display adapters. Or, check the laptop for any physical damage. If the display is dull or blinks intermittently, adjust the resolution in the ‘Personalize’ menu. Always choose and apply the recommended resolution.

toshiba tecra a50 display issue

Black Screen Error In Toshiba Tecra A50

If the Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop displays black screen frequently, establish a connection between the laptop and an external monitor with a VGA or HDMI cable. Connect the power source to both. Turn the power on. If the screen displays something on the monitor but not on the laptop, update the graphics driver or the CPU chip-set or the BIOS with the latest version. Check whether the display adapters are enabled and up-to-date. If the screen does not show up on both the devices, it is a start-up problem.

Setting Up The Display On An External Monitor

Setting up the display on an external monitor depends on the video connector types and the type of the graphics card installed. Connect your laptop with an external monitor using the VGA or HDMI cable. Turn on both the devices. The second device displays the screen similar to the primary device. Windows offer “Multiple Display Style option’ to enable changes in the display. Clone Mode – All the devices show similar display that is set in the primary device. Extended Display – This option is used by gamers. When applied, the screen extends across all the connected devices.

Graphics Not work after Windows 10 Update

If any graphics card is installed in the Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop, delete the source files and uninstall the graphics card. Re-install the same with the latest version. While downloading the graphics card, set the option to ‘Auto Detect’. This downloads the latest driver update automatically. In default, the Windows 10 is equipped with the latest version of the driver software. Change the resolution and screen brightness to the recommended settings.

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How to Identify and Repair Malware or Virus Infected Systems

  1. Identify the system – The virus infected systems are usually prone to data loss, appearance of miscellaneous files, automatic installation of unwanted applications. Moreover, the browser gets redirected automatically and the system tends to display irregular patterns & patches on the screen.
  2. Repair the system – Download and install the latest version of an anti-virus software from a trusted provider. Open the software and select the ‘Scan now’ option. Wait for the scanning process to complete. The defect files are resolved by the anti-virus software.
  3. If the problem persist, update the drivers of the Operating system or, backup the files and re-install the Operating system. While re-installing the OS, boot the system in order to enter the ‘Safe Mode’. This helps the OS to install without any malfunctions.
  4. Enter the ‘Spy ware and Protection’ menu. Turn On the ‘Firewall’ and click resolve the Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop issues. Firewall resolves the PC issues and act as an inbuilt anti-virus software. Frequently check the issues or enable ‘Automatic resolve’ in the settings.

Wireless connection was not working

Enter the Control Panel. Under the ‘Network and Internet’ menu, select ‘Network and Sharing’. Click the ‘Manage Wireless Network’ option. The list of the wireless connections is displayed. Delete all the connections. Now, restart the laptop. Make sure that the router is turned on. Scan the available networks from the Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop. Connect with the desired network. The wireless connection problem is resolved.

Fix Network Connection Issues in Windows 10

In Windows 10, open the ‘Network & Internet’ settings. Select ‘Change the adapter options’ sub menu. View the adapter settings and customize the properties. Adjust the network connection settings according to the bandwidth from the network provider.

toshiba tecra a50 wireless issue

Fix Network Problems in Windows 7 and Windows 8

Similarly, in Windows 7, enter the network settings and update the driver software on Toshiba Tecra A50 Laptop. If you use a Modem, connect the Modem with a working USB port or to a power supply. To fix the problems in Windows 8, repeat the steps explained in Windows 10.